JONES, Peter Raymond
Saturday, October 31, 1931
Monday, October 2, 1950
Killed in action or died of wounds
Roll of Honour:
Marine Peter Jones died  during an amphibious operational landing from the USS Perch on the coast above Hungnam and west of Tanchon . This raid was against enemy railway communications North East of Shako . The operation, the first by by a troop of the Commando, was to destroy an enemy railroad installation which they achieved in doing. However in a firefight that ensued when guards were alerted Mne. Jones was killed. Later, at a solemn ceremony on board the USS Perch his body was committed to the deep with full military honours . Source  AFM ROH.  Train Wreckers and Ghost Killers published by Progressive Management Publications.  Parliamentary response extract from Hansards
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